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John Benitez Salsa Sextet

$15

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Date:
June 4
Time:
9:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Cost:
$15
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Venue

TERRAZA 7
40-19 Gleane St. Elmhurst, NY
New York, NY 11373 United States
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Phone:
+01 347-808-0518
Website:
terraza7.com

John Benitez Salsa Sextet.
Presented by Terraza 7.
Saturday, June 4th, 2022 at 9:00 pm.

$15 Cover charge Mezzanine.
$25 Suggested donation.

Featuring:

John Benitez / Bass.
Chuito de Jesus / Vocals.
Roberto Quintero / Congas.
Francis Benitez / Timbales.
Joshua Benitez / Piano.
Alejandro A Berti / Trumpet.

Special guest: Dan Neville / Vibraphone.

About John Benitez:
In the world of Latin Jazz/Latin American music, John Benítez is considered to be one of the greatest bassists alive today. With five GRAMMY awards to his name and performance credits ranging from Tito Puente to Chick Corea, his impact on the music world is unquestionable.
He recorded with Roy Hargrove’s Crisol band (whose recording, “Habana,” was awarded the Grammy for best Latin jazz performance in 1997), David Sanchez (the Grammy-nominated, “Obsession”), Wynton Marsalis, Tito Puente, Michel Camilo, Dave Valentín, Eddie Palmieri, Bobby Watson, David Sánchez, Jeff “Tain” Watts, Antonio Hart, Danilo Pérez, Kenny Kirkland, Chucho Valdés, Will Calhoun, Dave Samuels, Rubén Blades, Seis del Solar, Mongo Santamaría, Caribbean Jazz Project, Mingus Big Band, Kenny Kirkland, Antonio Hart, Mongo Santamaría, Ximo Tebar, Luis Perdomo, Dafnis Prieto, Ravi Coltrane, and many more.